Tag Archives: Board of Education


Board moving ahead with wall of fame

NAUGATUCK — The outer walls of the athletic complex at Naugatuck High School could soon feature a wall of fame for the school’s coaches who have had a positive effect…


Spending stays steady

Region 16 budget proposal carries no increase, costs to towns changing REGION 16 — Spending in Region 16 is set to stay flat in the 2016-17 fiscal year, but the…


School sale going to district meeting

REGION 16 — Three weeks after Prospect residents unanimously supported buying the former Community School from Region 16, the fate of the sale now rests in the hands of voters…


School board awards bid for design work

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education last week tapped a Hamden-based company to do the design work for upgrades at six schools. The school board awarded an $83,065 bid to…


Finance board gets look at school budget

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Finance tentatively approved the Board of Education’s $61.7 million spending plan Monday during a budget workshop. The proposed 2015-16 school budget doesn’t increase spending. “This…


Region 16 board makes money moves

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week approved transfers — one of which voters will have to approve — totaling $579,039 to pay for capital items….


Board of Education backs spending plan

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education voted last week to accept the $61.7 million spending plan for 2016-17. The proposed school budget, which was presented by Superintendent of Schools Sharon…


Request to rename field sparks broader dialog

NAUGATUCK — A proposal to rename a field at Naugatuck High School after a former soccer coach has spawned a discussion on how the board will deal with such a…


Borough school budget comes in flat

NAUGATUCK — Superintendent of Schools Sharon Locke didn’t set out to put together a budget that wouldn’t increase spending, but that’s exactly what she did. Locke presented a nearly $61.7…


School board OKs ‘building subs’ plan

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education last week approved a proposal to assign substitutes to specific schools. Under the plan, each of the 10 public schools in Naugatuck will have…